Obvious Child Uke tab by Paul Simon

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G chordG
Well I'm accustomed to a smooth ride
D chordD G chordG D chordD G chordG
Or maybe I'm a dog who's lost its bite
D chordD G chordG C chordC F chordF
I don't expect to be treated like a fool no more
C chordC G chordG D chordD D chordD
I don't expect to sleep through the night
D chordD C chordC G chordG D chordD G chordG
Some people say a lie's a lie's a lie
D chordD G chordG C chordC
But I say why
F chordF C chordC
Why deny the obvious child
F chordF C chordC G chordG
Why deny the obvious child


D chordD G chordG C chordC
And in remembering a road sign
G chordG D chordD C chordC G chordG D chordD G chordG C chordC
I am remembering a girl when I was young
F chordF C chordC G chordG D chordD G chordG
And we said These songs are true
D chordD G chordG
These days are ours
D chordD G chordG
These tears are free
D chordD G chordG
And hey
C chordC F chordF C chordC
The cross is in the ballpark
F chordF C chordC G chordG
The cross is in the ballpark



We had a lot of fun
D chordD C chordC
We had a lot of money
G chordG D chordD C chordC
We had a little son and we thought we'd call him Sonny
D chordD G chordG
Sonny gets married and moves away
C chordC D chordD G chordG
Sonny has a baby and bills to pay
C chordC D chordD
Sonny gets sunnier
G chordG C chordC D chordD
Day by day by day by day


G chordG
Doh doh doh doh
Doh doh doh doh


D chordD C chordC G chordG
Well I've been waking up at sunrise
D chordD G chordG D chordD G chordG
I've been following the light across my room
D chordD G chordG C chordC F chordF C chordC G chordG D chordD
I watch the night receive the room of my day
G chordG D chordD C chordC G chordG D chordD G chordG
Some people say the sky is just the sky
D chordD G chordG
But I say
C chordC F chordF C chordC
Why deny the obvious child
F chordF C chordC
Why deny the obvious child



G chordG C/G chordC/G G chordG
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C/G chordC/G G chordG C chordC G chordG D chordD C chordC
Sonny sits by his window and thinks to himself
D chordD G chordG C chordC G chordG D chordD C chordC
How it's strange that some rooms are like cages
D chordD G chordG C chordC G chordG D chordD
Sonny's yearbook from high school
C chordC
Is down from the shelf
D chordD C chordC G chordG D chordD C chordC
And he id-ly thumbs through the pages
Ab chordAb Bbm chordBbm
Some have died
G chordG
Some have fled from themselves
C chordC G chordG D chordD G chordG D chordD G chordG D chordD
Or struggled from here to get there
C chordC G chordG C chordC G chordG D chordD C chordC
Sonny wanders beyond his interior walls
G chordG C chordC G chordG D chordD C chordC
Runs his hand through his thinning brown hair


G chordG
Well I'm accustomed to a smooth ride
D chordD G chordG D chordD G chordG
Or maybe I'm a dog who's lost its bite
D chordD G chordG C chordC F chordF
I don't expect to be treated like a fool no more
C chordC G chordG D chordD D chordD
I don't expect to sleep through the night
D chordD C chordC G chordG D chordD G chordG
Some people say a lie's a lie's a lie
D chordD G chordG
But I say
C chordC F chordF C chordC
the cross is in the ballpark
F chordF C chordC G chordG
Why deny the obvious child

 

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